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29 Jun 2015 · by Crispen Maung
Compliance – Why it’s an IT issueIf you were to rank the most highly regulated industries, financial services might be sitting at the top of the list. This is almost ironic, in that financial know-how is often required to manage the expenses associated with the the sector’s recent technology boom....
23 Jun 2015 · by Aaron Levie
At Box, we're building out a platform that enables enterprises to become more digital. This means enabling life sciences organizations to collaborate on drug research, empowering financial institutions to accept and process loans without ever printing a piece of paper, and working with government...
22 Jun 2015 · by Jade McQueen
This week we're at Cannes Lions, the international festival of creativity. And today we're thrilled to welcome two of the most recognizable names in the Media and Entertainment industry - Endemol Shine Netherlands and FremantleMedia North America. It's super exciting to see two of the world’s...
22 Jun 2015 · by Annie Pearl
Today, we are excited to introduce the general availability of Box Governance, which gives customers a better way to comply with regulatory policies, satisfy e-discovery requests and effectively manage sensitive business information. We are also announcing that Box supports FINRA and SEC 17a-4...
16 Jun 2015 · by Aaron Levie
I’m drafting this post in my browser, having created one of the first Box-originated Word documents in the cloud. Today, as a result of our partnership with Microsoft, you can now create and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online directly from within Box. It is such a seamless,...
16 Jun 2015 · by David Still
Microsoft Office files are among the most uploaded, edited and shared files in Box. In fact, there are over a billion Word, Excel and PowerPoint files in Box right now, with millions more added each day! With so much work being done using Box and Microsoft Office, we wanted to make it even simpler...
02 Jun 2015 · by David Quantrell
Today we're thrilled to welcome the Government Digital Service, the digital arm of the British government, to the Box family. The GDS have chosen Box to make content sharing and collaboration available across government departments. After rigorous assessments focused on security and compliance, the...
28 May 2015 · by Zoelle Egner
As we celebrate the one year anniversary of Box.org, today, we are also thrilled to welcome the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) to the Box.org family. As the first humane society established in North America, the ASPCA has selected Box to centralize content...
27 May 2015 · by Zoelle Egner
Today we're incredibly excited to share that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has selected Box to deliver file sharing and information management to the agency’s workforce, increasing productivity and improving mission outcomes. After rigorous assessment, Box will also receive an agency...
06 May 2015 · by David Quantrell
It's a big day for Box in Europe: we're delivering our fourth annual Box World Tour London and with over 650 people registered to attend, this is our biggest yet! Today we're thrilled to announce three new customers joining the Box family: Rituals Cosmetics, the international home and body...
30 Apr 2015 · by David Still
As a longstanding Microsoft partner and Windows developer, we’ve been closely following the exciting updates coming out of Build 2015. Microsoft introduced new, powerful developer tools and services that will make it incredibly easy to build cross-platform applications for Windows 10. Today, Box is...
30 Apr 2015 · by Kia Amiri
One of our primary goals at Box is to help organizations everywhere collaborate and share information seamlessly while maintaining visibility and control over their sensitive data. We have already made significant investments to support this combination of ease of use and security, but some of our...
22 Apr 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Across every organization in every industry, technology is driving massive change. New employees are entering the workforce with radically different technology expectations. Businesses are adapting to new ways of working in an economy that’s global, mobile and always on. And they’re grappling with...
14 Apr 2015 · by Aaron Levie
I’m incredibly excited to share that we’re acquiring Verold, bringing its innovative team and interactive 3D viewing technology to Box. Founded in 2010, Verold has developed a powerful online visual editor for rendering 3D content into interactive presentations on the web. Verold has built their...
02 Apr 2015 · by Brandon Savage
Box Preview is one of the most powerful and engaging features in our platform. Each week, our enterprise customers alone spend more than 3.7 million hours previewing and collaborating on more than 9 million pieces of content, all without ever having to open a desktop application or download the...
19 Mar 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today, we're excited to announce new traction within the Federal Government and that Sonny Hashmi, previously the CIO of the GSA (General Services Administration), has joined Box to help lead our efforts in the Federal Government. As GSA's CIO, Sonny managed GSA's roughly $540M annual IT investment...
06 Mar 2015 · by Bryan Breckenridge
We're gearing up for a busy spring here at Box.org, with new events, partnerships, and ways to connect with the team all in the pipeline. Below are a few recent highlights, as well as places to find us in the coming months. Box.org at NTC 2015 The 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference is well...
03 Mar 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today, I'm excited to announce that Box has acquired Subspace, a startup focused on enabling secure access to data and applications on the web, mobile, and in desktop environments. Subspace has been working for two years to build world-class security technology to help individuals work from...
26 Feb 2015 · by Aaron Levie
Today, we're announcing Box's latest industry effort: Box for Financial Services. As we announced at BoxWorks last fall, Box for Industries is our initiative to deliver Box's horizontal technology in industry-specific ways, solving the unique challenges of verticals through tailored solutions,...
26 Feb 2015 · by Rand Wacker
Today we launched Box for Financial Services, bringing Box to an industry that faces strict compliance standards and that routinely works with highly sensitive information. We’re excited to dive into three important product enhancements that are powering Box for Financial Services: Retention...